Writing

Plotting, Writing January 12, 2018 7

A Winning Beginning

I was going to make New Year’s resolutions, but I forgot. I had a few of them, actually; I should have…

Writing November 30, 2017 14

Take a Glock to Writer’s Block

Confession time! Okay, me first. Here goes. My name is Traci Finlay and I absolutely and irrevocably suck at time management….

Characters, Writing August 29, 2017 5

Character Archetypes: A Shapeshifter, a Herald, and a Trickster Walk into a Bar…

…stop me if you’ve heard this one. Hey, remember summer 2017? Me neither. If summer 2017 were a Game of Thrones…

Giveaways, Pacing, Writing August 1, 2017 6

A Time and a Place for Proper Pace

Ideally, I would blog once a week. That was the plan. And maybe if I were feeling sassy, I’d blog twice…

Plotting, Writing July 10, 2017 7

The Setting Zoo

I just got home from eight days in my old stomping grounds. I grew up in Michigan and left for Florida…

Plotting, Writing June 19, 2017 15

Plot It Like It’s Hot

When a pimp gettin’ writer’s block Plot it like it’s hot Plot it like it’s hot Plot it like it’s hot…

Writing June 12, 2017 19

Write a Blurb to Disturb

Please tell me I’m not the only one who does this. When people find out I write books, the first thing…